Color Style: Innovative to Traditional, 17 Inspired Designs to Knit
  • Color Style: Innovative to Traditional, 17 Inspired Designs to Knit
  • Color Style: Innovative to Traditional, 17 Inspired Designs to Knit
  • Color Style: Innovative to Traditional, 17 Inspired Designs to Knit
  • Color Style: Innovative to Traditional, 17 Inspired Designs to Knit
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Color Style: Innovative to Traditional, 17 Inspired Designs to Knit

by Pam Allen, Ann Budd
     
 

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From simple stripes to intricate Fair Isle patterns, this resource provides a solid foundation and numerous examples of the best ways to bring knits to life. Full of gorgeous patterns and clear instructions, 15 top knitwear designers—including Véronik Avery, Mags Kandis, Deborah Newton, Kristin Nicholas, and Shirley Paden—provide inspiration and

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From simple stripes to intricate Fair Isle patterns, this resource provides a solid foundation and numerous examples of the best ways to bring knits to life. Full of gorgeous patterns and clear instructions, 15 top knitwear designers—including Véronik Avery, Mags Kandis, Deborah Newton, Kristin Nicholas, and Shirley Paden—provide inspiration and practical projects for the beginning and experienced knitter alike. From an easy-to-knit pullover that alternates narrow stripes of solid and variegated yarns to a multicolored Fair Isle cardigan worked with steeks, this guidebook is filled with projects that take advantage of the countless ways in which knits can be enriched with color.

Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher

"This great new book shows easy ways to achieve colorful effects in your knitting. If previously you have been afraid to work with more than one color, read this book and get inspired." - Knitting News

"A classic Interweave Press aesthetic--updated classics, great photo styling and creative accessories. The contributor list reads like a 'best of.'" - knotions online magazine

"Gorgeous patterns and clear instructions." - monstersandcritics.com

"I liked this book." - KnittingScholar.com

"A friendly guide to using color in knitting, with some great examples of how color can add to the adventures of knitting." - Knit Together

"Both beginner and experienced knitters can benefit from the techniques and patterns featured in the book. From blocks and strips to houndstooth check and argyle designs, you'll be amazed at how easy it is to incorporate color." - Detroit News

"All, and I mean ALL, of the bases are covered here from Fair Isle and intarsia to slip stitch and mosaic... The surprising way these techniques are used or combined will make experienced knitters like me want this book as a 'must have' addition to their library." - Knitty.com

knotions online magazine
A classic Interweave Press aesthetic—updated classics, great photo styling and creative accessories. The contributor list reads like a "best of."
monstersandcritics.com
Gorgeous patterns and clear instructions.
KnittingScholar.com
I liked this book.
Detroit News
Both beginner and experienced knitters can benefit from the techniques and patterns featured in the book. From blocks and strips to hounds-tooth check and argyle designs, you'll be amazed at how easy it is to incorporate color.
Knitty.com
All, and I mean ALL, of the bases are covered here from Fair Isle and intarsia to slip stitch and mosaic . . . The surprising way these techniques are used or combined will make experienced knitters like me want this book as a "must have" addition to their library.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781596680623
Publisher:
Interweave Press
Publication date:
10/01/2008
Series:
Style series
Pages:
144
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 8.96(h) x 0.44(d)

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